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Academic Accordions: 
Accordion Title: 
Summer 2016
Accordion Body: 

SUMMER SESSION I 2016

 

8 Week session (Online Courses)

6 Week Session

5 Week Session

4 Week Session

Course Dates

May 23 – July 17

May 23 –    June 30

May 23 –    June 23

May 23 –    June 16

Term begins/Last Day to Add

May 23

May 23

May 23

May 23

Last day to withdraw with 100% refund 

May 23

May 23

May 23

May 23

Last day to withdraw with 75% refund 

May 25

May 25

May 25

May 25

Memorial Day - University CLOSED/No Classes

May 30

May 30

May 30

May 30

Last day to declare a course as an audit 

May 31

May 31

May 31

May 31

Last day to declare or change undergraduate Pass/Fail Option

May 31

May 31

May 31

May 31

Last day to withdraw with 50% refund 

June 1

June 1

June 1

June 1

Last day to withdraw from courses with "W" grade 

June 7

June 7

June 7

June 7

Term Ends

July 17

June 30

June 23

June 16

 

SUMMER SESSION II 2016

 

8 Week session (Online Courses)

6 Week Session

5 Week Session

4 Week Session

Course Dates

July 5 –  Aug. 29

July 5 –      Aug. 15

July 5 –      Aug. 8

July 5 –      Aug. 1

Term begins/Last Day to Add

July 5

July 5

July 5

July 5

Last day to withdraw with 100% refund 

July 5

July 5

July 5

July 5

Last day to withdraw with 75% refund 

July 7

July 7

July 7

July 7

Last day to declare a course as an audit 

July 12

July 12

July 12

July 12

Last day to declare or change undergraduate Pass/Fail Option

July 12

July 12

July 12

July 12

Last day to withdraw with 50% refund 

July 14

July 14

July 14

July 14

Last day to withdraw from courses with "W" grade 

July 20

July 20

July 20

July 20

Term Ends

Aug. 29

Aug. 15

Aug. 8

Aug. 1

 

Accordion Title: 
Fall 2016
Accordion Body: 

FALL SEMESTER 2016

 

FULL-TERM COURSES (Sept. 1 - Dec. 21, 2016)

Aug. 29

New Transfer Student Orientation

Aug. 30

New Student Orientation

Aug. 31

President’s Address

Sept. 1

Term begins

Sept. 3

Saturday classes begin

Sept. 5

Labor Day-University CLOSED/No Classes

Sept. 8

Last day to withdraw with 100% refund 

Sept. 14

Final Deadline for Late Filing for January 2017 Bachelor’s graduation application

Sept. 15

Last day to withdraw with 75% refund

Sept. 21

Last day for transfer students and special cases to file applications for Junior Field Experience or Student Teaching for following Spring semester

Final deadline to file application for May 2017 and August 2017 Bachelor’s degree for Early Evaluation 

Sept. 22

Last day to withdraw with 50% refund 

Last day to declare a course as an audit 

Last day to declare or change undergraduate Pass/Fail Option

Sept. 30

Deadline to submit required immunization records (Fall Entry)

Oct. 7

Last day to file application for January 2017 Master’s Degree and graduate certification

Last day to file for fall Graduate Comprehensive Examinations

Oct. 10

Columbus Day-Classes in Session

Oct. 10-14

Advisement Week

Oct. 20

Last day for students to initiate a change of grade for courses taken in the preceding Spring semester or Summer Session (Graduating Seniors see Graduation instructions)

Oct. 27

Last day to withdraw from courses with “W” grade 

Nov. 8

Election Day- University CLOSED/No Classes

Nov. 11

Veterans Day-Classes In Session

Nov. 17

Last day for students to make up “Incomplete” grades from preceding Summer Session and Spring semester (Graduating Seniors see Graduation instructions)

Nov. 24-27

Thanksgiving recess

Dec. 15–21

Exam Week (All classes meet as scheduled)

Dec. 15

Last day to submit New Jersey Qualifying Scores for PRAXIS II tests for the following Spring Semester. 

Dec. 21

Term Ends

 

1st HALF-TERM COURSES (Sept. 1 – Oct. 26)

Sept. 1

Term Begins / Last day to Add for 1st HALF-TERM Courses

 

Sept. 3

 

Saturday classes begin unless otherwise noted via website

Sept. 5

Labor Day-University CLOSED/No Classes

Sept. 8

Last day to withdraw with 100% refund 

Sept. 15

Last day to withdraw at 75% refund

Last day to declare a course as an audit

Last day to declare or change undergraduate Pass/Fail Option

Sept. 22

Last day to withdraw at 50% refund 

Sept. 28

Last day to withdraw from courses with “W” grade 

Oct. 26

Term Ends

 

2nd HALF-TERM COURSES (Oct. 27 - Dec. 21, 2016)

Oct. 27

Term Begins / Last day to Add for 2nd HALF-TERM Courses

Nov. 3

Last day to withdraw with 100% refund

Nov. 10

Last Day to withdraw with 75% refund

Last day to declare a course as an audit

Last Day to declare or change undergraduate. Pass/Fail option

Nov. 17

Last day to withdraw with a 50% refund 

Nov. 23

Last day to withdraw from courses with "W" grade 

Nov. 24-27

Thanksgiving Recess

Dec. 21

Term Ends

 

Accordion Title: 
Winter 2017
Accordion Body: 

WINTER SEMESTER 2017

FULL-TERM COURSES (Dec. 28, 2016 – Jan. 13, 2017)

Dec. 28    

Term Begins

Dec. 28

Last day to withdraw with 100% refund. No refunds will be issued after this date. 

Dec. 31

Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W" grade. Due to the holiday weekend, withdrawal requests sent to regme@kean.edu on or before Dec. 31 will be honored.

Jan. 13

Term Ends

 

Accordion Title: 
Spring 2017
Accordion Body: 

SPRING SEMESTER 2017

Before you register for 2017 Spring Term, please note the following:

 

  • Tuesday, May 9 will follow a MONDAY schedule for both graduate and undergraduate classes; no Tuesday classes will take place on this day.

FULL-TERM COURSES (Jan. 17 – May 12, 2017)

Jan. 17

Term Begins

Jan. 19

Final Deadline for Late Filing for May 2017 and August 2017 Bachelor’s graduation application

Jan. 21

Saturday classes begin

Jan. 24

Last day to withdraw with 100% refund

Last day for late registration

Jan. 31                                      

Last day to withdraw with 75% refund

 

Feb. 1

Last day to file applications for Pre-professional Field Experience or Student Teaching for following Fall Semester

Feb. 3

Last day to file application for May 2017 Master’s Degree and graduate certification

 

Feb. 7

Last day to withdraw with 50% refund 

Last day to declare a course as an audit 

Last day to declare or change undergraduate Pass/Fail Option

Feb. 20

President’s Day – University CLOSED/No Classes

Feb. 28

Deadline to submit required immunization records (Spring Entry)

March 3

Last day to file application for August 2017 Master’s Degree and graduate certification

Last day to file for fall Graduate Comprehensive Examinations

Last day for students to initiate a change of grade for courses taken in the preceding Fall semester (Graduating Seniors see Graduation instructions)

March 6 - 12

Spring Recess

March 13

Classes Resume

March 14

Last day to withdraw from courses with “W” grade 

March 20 - 24

Advisement Week

April 1

Last day to file applications for Pre-professional Field Experience or Student Teaching for following Spring Semester

April 4

Last day for students to make up “Incomplete” grades from preceding Fall semester (Graduating Seniors see Graduation instructions)

April 14

Good Friday – University CLOSED/No Classes

 

April 25 - 26

Research Days

May 2

Last Day/Exam Day for Tuesday ONLY Classes

May 8 – May 12

Exam Week (All classes meet as scheduled) * Tuesday, May 9 will follow a MONDAY schedule for both graduate and undergraduate classes; no Tuesday classes will take place on this day.

May 9

Tuesday, May 9 will follow a MONDAY schedule for both graduate and undergraduate classes; no Tuesday classes will take place on this day.

May 12

Term Ends

May 16

Graduate Commencement

May 18

Undergraduate Commencement

 

1st HALF-TERM COURSES (Jan. 17 – March 20, 2017)

Jan. 17

Term Begins

 

 Last day to Add for 1st HALF-TERM Courses

 

Jan. 21

 

Saturday classes begin

Jan. 24

Last day to withdraw with 100% refund 

Jan. 31

Last day to withdraw at 75% refund

Last day to declare a course as an audit

Last day to declare or change undergraduate Pass/Fail Option

Feb. 7

Last day to withdraw at 50% refund 

Feb. 14

Last day to withdraw from courses with “W” grade 

Feb. 20

President’s Day – University CLOSED/No Classes

March 6 - 12

Spring Recess

March 13

Classes Resume

March 20

Term Ends

 

 

  • Tuesday, May 9 will follow a MONDAY schedule for both graduate and undergraduate classes; no Tuesday classes will take place on this day.

2nd HALF-TERM COURSES (March 21 – *May 12, 2017; *Online Courses Last Day is May 15, 2017)

March 21

Term Begins / Last day to Add for 2nd HALF-TERM Courses

March 28

Last day to withdraw with 100% refund

April 4

Last Day to withdraw with 75% refund

Last day to declare a course as an audit

Last Day to declare or change undergraduate. Pass/Fail option

April 11

Last day to withdraw with a 50% refund 

April 14

Good Friday – University CLOSED/No Classes

April 18

Last day to withdraw from courses with "W" grade 

May 2

Last Day/Exam Day for Tuesday ONLY Classes

May 8 – May 12

Exam Week (All classes meet as scheduled) * Tuesday, May 9 will follow a MONDAY schedule for both graduate and undergraduate classes; no Tuesday classes will take place on this day.

May 9

Tuesday, May 9 will follow a MONDAY schedule for both graduate and undergraduate classes; no Tuesday classes will take place on this day.

May 12

Term Ends

*May 15

Term Ends (*Online Courses Second Half Term Only)

 

Accordion Title: 
Summer 2017
Accordion Body: 

SUMMER SESSION I 2017

 

8 Week session (*Online Courses)

6 Week Session

5 Week Session

4 Week Session

Course Dates

May 22 – *July 16

May 22 – June 29

May 22 – June 22

May 22 – June 29

Term begins/Last Day to Add

May 22

May 22

May 22

May 22

Last day to withdraw with 100% refund 

May 22

May 22

May 22

May 22

Last day to withdraw with 75% refund 

May 24

May 24

May 24

May 24

Memorial Day - University CLOSED/No Classes

May 29

May 29

May 29

May 29

Last day to declare a course as an audit 

May 30

May 30

May 30

May 30

Last day to declare or change undergraduate Pass/Fail Option

May 30

May 30

May 30

May 30

Last day to withdraw with 50% refund 

May 31

May 31

May 31

May 31

Last day to withdraw from courses with "W" grade 

June 6

June 6

June 6

June 6

Term Ends

*July 16

June 29

June 22

June 15

SUMMER SESSION II 2017

 

8 Week session (*Online Courses)

6 Week Session

5 Week Session

4 Week Session

Course Dates

July 5 – *Aug. 29

July 5 – Aug. 15

July 5 – Aug. 8

July 5 – Aug. 1

Term begins/Last Day to Add

July 5

July 5

July 5

July 5

Last day to withdraw with 100% refund 

July 5

July 5

July 5

July 5

Last day to withdraw with 75% refund 

July 7

July 7

July 7

July 7

Last day to declare a course as an audit 

July 12

July 12

July 12

July 12

Last day to declare or change undergraduate Pass/Fail Option

July 12

July 12

July 12

July 12

Last day to withdraw with 50% refund 

July 14

July 14

July 14

July 14

Last day to withdraw from courses with "W" grade 

July 20

July 20

July 20

July 20

Term Ends

*Aug. 29

Aug. 15

Aug. 8

Aug. 1

 

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